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You Are Not a Gadget

Pokémon GO is a Much Bigger Deal Than You Ever Imagined

Jesse Damiani | Posted 07.22.2016 | Technology
Jesse Damiani

So, Pokémon GO dropped a couple weeks ago and things have gotten...weird. Wyoming teen playing new Pokemon game on phone discovers bodyPokémon Go's...

The Future of Tech Just Changed at VRTO--Here's Why That Matters to You

Jesse Damiani | Posted 07.18.2016 | Technology
Jesse Damiani

When Isaac Asimov penned the "Three Laws of Robotics" for a short story, it's safe to say he never imagined they would persist as guiding principles i...

WATCH: Can The Middle Class Survive The Instagram Economy?

Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

In its heyday, Kodak employed 140,000 people. Today, Kodak's replacement Instagram employs under 30. Is it possible for the middle class to thrive whe...

'Why the Hell Did We Do That to Ourselves?' Jaron Lanier on the Digital Economy

San Francisco magazine | Posted 07.07.2013 | San Francisco
San Francisco magazine

Computer scientist and writer Jaron Lanier on why he thinks our digital economy is screwed -- and how he proposes to fix it.

You Are Not a Gadget... Are You?

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.19.2011 | Books
Maria Rodale

For those of us in the "old media business," it may be hard to see and understand why, how, and what is really happening around us in the digital "space." If you want a clear, cold dose of reality, read Jaron Lanier's book You Are Not a Gadget.

Thirty Years Of Sublime Rock 'n' Roll: A Conversation With Marshall Crenshaw, Plus Chatting With Petra Haden, Cory Mon and Wes Kirkpatrick

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.11.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Back in 1981, Marshall Crenshaw's single "Something's Gonna Happen" was released on Shake Records, initiating his string of critically acclaimed classic albums and 45s. Now Marshall, celebrating 30 years of music-making, sits down to talk.